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Don Sturdy and the Port of Lost Ships or Adrift in the Sargasso Sea

By: "Appleton, Victor"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: NY, c1926

Seller ID: 5-0T026

Condition: GOOD-

"READING COPY. Tight. Faint age tanning of pages, severe sunning and age soil to spine. Light age soil to exterior page edges, occasional finger smudges on page margins, some spotting on covers. Slight tilt to spine. Softened spine ends are beginning to fray. Cover edges are rubbed and corners softened. No dust jacket. Owners name, address and ""1930"" in pencil on first free page. Sixth book in the ""Don Sturdy"" Series. Red cloth co... View more info

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The Place of Lions

By: "Campbell, Eric"

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Harcourt Brace:

Seller ID: 9780152003715

ISBN: 0152003711

Condition: GOOD

A plane crash strands thirteen-year-old Chris on the immense Serengeti Plain, and only he can save the two injured men whose lives depend on him. "The exciting action in a fascinating setting, coupled with the intriguing spiritual element, make this a worthwhile and thought-provoking book."--"School Library Journal" View more info

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By: "Carman, Patrick"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Scholastic Press:

Seller ID: 9780545165006

ISBN: 0545165008

Condition: GOOD

Bestselling author Patrick Carman pushes the vbook to the next level with this thrilling book/video/web experience. In the 21st century landscape of bits and bytes, everyone leaves a digital footprint ... even the most advanced cyber criminals. And that's where the Trackers come in. Four tech-savvy kids armed with high-tech video cameras and esoteric coding skills, the Trackers can find almost anyone, anywhere. Told through a collage of videos, text, and websites, Tr... View more info

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"I'd Tell You I Love You, But Then I'd Have to Kill You (Gallagher Girls)"

By: "Carter, Ally"

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Hyperion:

Seller ID: 9781423100041

ISBN: 1423100042

Condition: GOOD

Cammie Morgan is a student at the Gallagher Academy for Exceptional Young Women, a fairly typical all-girls school-that is, if every school taught advanced martial arts in PE and the latest in chemical warfare in science, and students received extra credit for breaking CIA codes in computer class. The Gallagher Academy might claim to be a school for geniuses but it's really a school for "spies."Even though Cammie is fluent in fourteen languages and capable of killing... View more info

John Midas in the Dreamtime

By: "Catling, Patrick Skene (Jean Jenkins Loewer, illus.)"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: NY, 1986

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 5-0T027

ISBN: 0688061079

Condition: GOOD+

"Ex-library with expected markings. Tight, bright, clean and square with good+ dust jacket. ""while visiting the site of sacred cave paintings in the middle of the Australian outback, John Midas slips back thousands of years and finds himself among a prehistoric aboriginal tribe."" John Midas #2." View more info

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Half Moon Investigations. Eoin Colfer

By: "Colfer, Eoin"

Price: $4.75

Publisher: Puffin Books:

Seller ID: 9780141320809

ISBN: 014132080X

Condition: GOOD

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High Road Home

By: "Corbin, William"

Price: $7.25

Publisher: NY, 1963

Edition: (1st paperback)

Seller ID: 0NP008

Condition: FINE

"Tight, bright, clean & square. Light staining to page corners. ""Armed with a dusty scrap of newspaper clipping and the hazy recollections of the distant years before the Nazis came, Nico set forth…This America…was indeed a huge and formidable place. What incredible foolishness it was for one lone and maybe not so lucky French boy to set out to find his father in it...""Vintage young adult novel. " View more info

Hidden Peril

By: "Cotter, Clay"

Price: $59.95

Publisher: NY, ©1939

Seller ID: 97T006

Condition: NEAR FINE/Fair DJ

"Tight, faint tanning of page edges, clean, square. Blue cloth with black lettering. Endpaper has black and white 1/2"" margin frame of boys activities and printed bookplate (no name). DJ has chipped edges, top 1/8"" of spine missing, 1.5"" rip on spine hinge ending in a rip across spine, front flap is present (unclipped) but detached. DJ has painting of boat with spotlight on plane with pontoons in the air above it. Interior lists ""... View more info

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True Survival Stories

By: "Dowswell, Paul"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "London, UK", 2003

Edition: (1st US edition)

Seller ID: 97T010

ISBN: 0794500935

Condition: FINE

"As new - gift quality! ""From shark attacks and blazing airships to exploding spacecraft and sinking submarines, these are real stories of people who have stared death in the face and lived to tell the tale…""" View more info

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"Return to Hawk's Hill (Incident at Hawk's Hill, Book 2)"

By: "Eckert, Allan W."

Price: $3.00

Publisher: "Little, Brown & Co.":

Seller ID: 9780316006897

ISBN: 0316006890

Condition: GOOD

Since Incident at Hawk's Hill was published in 1971, legions of readers have written to the author to find out what happened to young Ben and the badger after the story ended. This compelling sequel picks up where the first Newbery Honor Book left off, sending Ben on another suspenseful survival adventure in the wild. How Ben is eventually reunited with his family, and in the process helps open the lines of communication and understanding between the whites and the neigh... View more info

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A Girl Named Disaster

By: "Farmer, Nancy"

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Orchard Books:

Seller ID: 9780531095393

ISBN: 0531095398

Condition: GOOD

Orchard Classics is a collectible hardcover line of Newbery award-winning titles from the Orchard backlist that have fresh, beautiful new designs and include author prefaces and discussion guides. A GIRL NAMED DISASTER is the humorous and heartwrenching story of young girl who discovers her own courage and strength when she makes the dangerous journey from Mozambique to Zimbabwe. Nhamo is a Shona girl living in a traditional village in Mozambique in 1981. When her fa... View more info

Fodai and the Leopard Men

By: "Guillot, Rene"

Price: $4.00

Seller ID: 24868

Condition: GOOD

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Summer On Kidd's Creek (Books Boys Want To Read)

By: "Holland, Robert, Benson, J., Robert"

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Frost Hollow Pubns:

Seller ID: 9780965852326

ISBN: 0965852326

Condition: GOOD

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Skeleton Key (Alex Rider Adventure)

By: "Horowitz, Anthony"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Puffin:

Seller ID: 9780142406144

ISBN: 0142406147

Condition: GOOD

Alex Rider has been through a lot for his fourteen years. He's been shot at by international terrorists, chased down a mountainside on a makeshift snowboard, and has stood face-to-face with pure evil. Twice, young Alex has managed to save the world. And twice, he has almost been killed doing it. But now Alex faces something even more dangerous. The desperation of a man who has lost everything he cared for: his country and his only son. A man who just happens to have a... View more info

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SkyClan's Destiny (Warriors Super Edition)

By: "Hunter, Erin"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: HarperCollins:

Seller ID: 9780061699962

ISBN: 0061699969

Condition: GOOD

The return of a long lost clan . . .The newly reunited SkyClan is thriving under Leafstar's leadership. As new apprentices and warriors move through the ranks, Leafstar is determined to believe that SkyClan's future is bright. But outside threats continue to plague the Clan, and as dissent grows from within, Leafstar must face the one question she dreads: Is SkyClan meant to survive? View more info

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Cold River (Signet)

By: "Judson, William"

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Signet:

Seller ID: 9780451166494

ISBN: 0451166493

Condition: very good

Fourteen-year-old Lizzy Allison and her younger brother Timothy are stranded in the frozen Adirondacks during one of the worst snowstorms of the century. Battling the untamed perils of nature, they embark on a heart-stopping journey of courage, strength, and endurance against all odds. View more info

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Price: $1.00

Publisher: Sundance Pubns:

Seller ID: 9780887410994

ISBN: 0887410995

Condition: very good

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By: "McNab, Andy, Rigby, Robert"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Speak:

Seller ID: 9780142407271

ISBN: 0142407275

Condition: very good

Danny Watts' grandfather, Fergus, was a Deniable Operator in the SAS before he was betrayed, imprisoned, and falsely denounced as a traitor. Now Fergus has escaped, but the real traitor is determined to silence Fergus and Danny for good. Together Danny and Fergus are forced to go on the run in an against-the-odds battle for survival. As they try to clear Fergus' name, Danny learns all the military field craft, trade skills, and covert operations techniques that are secon... View more info

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Sparrow Hawk Red (new cover)

By: "Mikaelsen, Ben"

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Hyperion Book CH:

Seller ID: 9781423133612

ISBN: 1423133617

Condition: GOOD

When thirteen-year-old Ricky Diaz discovers that his mother was actually murdered by drug dealers, he's desperate for revenge. But his father, a former drug enforcement agent, refuses the mission the DEA now offers: to steal an airplane with an American-made radar detector that the cartel uses to smuggle drugs from Mexico. Angry with his father for throwing away the chance to avenge his mother, Ricky decides to take matters into his own hands "he "will steal the plan... View more info

Choose Your Own Adventure: The Mystery of Chimney Rock

By: "Packard, Edward (Paul Granger, illus.)"

Price: $188.95

Publisher: "Sharon, CT", 1987

Edition: (1st Grey Castle edition)

Seller ID: 2DH002

ISBN: 0942545095

Condition: NEAR FINE

"As new, appears unread, but has child's name written in black marker inside front cover. Library binding - illustrated cover with white background, Choose Your Own Adventure in red block with reverse lettering on front and spine. 1st printing of this large-print edition." View more info